A long-time county clerk, teacher and church deacon has died.
E. Poe Young died at 12:08 p.m. on Monday, June 13 in Taylor County. He was 101.
Young had served as the Taylor County Clerk from 1938 to 1974, a total of 36 years. He was also a deacon at Good Hope Baptist Church for 59 years, a teacher for many years at Taylor County Schools and a farmer.
Former Taylor County Clerk Randall Phillips, who succeeded Young as clerk, said Young would go out of his way to help anyone.